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Carex morrowii 'Silver Sceptre'

Silver Sceptre Variegated Japanese Sedge
Carex morrowii 'Silver Sceptre'
Carex morrowii 'Silver Sceptre'
Description

Grown for delicate ornamental light-green and cream variegated foliage; great in a moist border in shade or sun, does not like to dry out

Ornamental Features

Silver Sceptre Variegated Japanese Sedge is primarily valued in the garden for its cascading habit of growth. Its attractive grassy leaves remain light green in color with distinctive creamy white edges throughout the year.

Planting & Growing

Silver Sceptre Variegated Japanese Sedge will grow to be about 12 inches tall at maturity extending to 18 inches tall with the flowers, with a spread of 18 inches. Its foliage tends to remain dense right to the ground, not requiring facer plants in front. It grows at a medium rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 10 years. As an evegreen perennial, this plant will typically keep its form and foliage year-round.

Light Requirement:

Moisture:

Cold Hardy to Zone:

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type

Fall Color

Deer Resistance:

full sun to shade

moist

-

wet

4b

2

ft.

18 inches

true

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